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Lead AWS Cloud Engineer

About the role:

Would you like to work with a leading pet tech innovator? We are now looking for a lead cloud engineer to join our new team — this will also be a great opportunity to work with an established US-based client. 

As a lead AWS cloud engineer, you will be responsible for ongoing AWS IoT development, third-party IoT product integrations, system debugging, and more. 



About the client


Headquartered in Auburn Hills, Michigan with manufacturing operations in Juneau, WI, Whisker (formerly known as AutoPets) is a leading innovator in pet tech and refined pet accessories. Whisker is also the maker of Litter-Robot, Feeder-Robot, and Litterbox.com.


6,500 - 8,000 USD



Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent knowledge and experience with AWS;
  • Excellent knowledge and solid experience with Node.js (TypeScript);
  • Good knowledge and solid experience with Python;
  • Excellent English speaking and writing skills.
  • Experience in team/tech leading.

Nice to have:

  • Understanding/Experience of/with serverless architectures;
  • Experience with AWS services: IoT, Lambda, DynamoDB, Aurora, API Gateway, CDK, Kinesis;
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining CI/CD processes.


  • Lead a team of cloud engineers and take overall responsibility over the development process;
  • Implement new features using the above-mentioned stack;
  • Refactoring/Migration of existing solutions from Node.js(TypeScript) to Python and vice versa;
  • Analyze existing code/infrastructure;
  • Break down and delegate tasks.


  • Flexible working hours;
  • Direct communication with C-levels;
  • Collaborative, friendly team environment
  • Remote/hybrid work;
  • Company equipment provision; 


  • Maternity and paternity leaves;
  • Proxet Cultural Club events;
  • Company social events;
  • Annual corporate parties;


  • Comprehensive medical insurance and sports benefits;
  • Mental health program with private consultations;
  • Live webinar with therapists;
  • Paid sick leaves;


  • Allowances for professional education;
  • English language courses with native speaker;
  • Internal knowledge-sharing sessions.


project tech-stack

AWS Aurora, AWS CDK, AWS DynamoDB, AWS IoT, AWS Kinesis, AWS Lambda, NodeJS, Python, TypeScript
Lead AWS Cloud Engineer

About Proxet

company information:

Proxet is a professional software development firm trusted by clients from around the world. With our expertise in AI and machine learning, we help businesses reimagine their possibilities and transform ideas into tangible digital solutions. By providing core services with an emphasis on data practices, we shape the future, one step at a time. 

If you’d like to join our Proxet Nation and work closely with high-level professionals and our engineers, fill in the form!

Company benefits

  • Work-from-home policy (fully remote option)

  • Insurance coverage and paid sick leaves

  • In-house English classes with native speaker

  • Trainings allowance based on eligibility conditions plus professional certification paid by the company

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